Category: Outside the Longbox

Outside the Longbox - "Hollywood Said NO!"

Outside the Longbox – “Hollywood Said NO!”

If you liked Mr. Show, you need to buy this book. It won’t completely heal the hole in your heart, but it’s a start. Sometimes a start is all it takes.

Outside The Longbox - Nathan For You

Outside The Longbox – Nathan For You

This quirky, deadpan reality show spoof from Comedy Central is one of the funniest shows currently on TV.

Outside The Longbox - Only Lovers Left Alive

Outside The Longbox – Only Lovers Left Alive

Tom Hiddleston and Tilda Swinton play the world’s coolest and most tragic vampire couple in Jim Jarmusch’s immensely interesting new film.

Outside The Longbox - GRAND PIANO

Outside The Longbox – GRAND PIANO

This tense Hitchcockian thriller starring Elijah Wood and John Cusack is an entertaining throwback to a bygone era in cinema and is one of the best films of 2014 so far.

Outside The Longbox - Helix

Outside The Longbox – Helix

Helix is intense. It’s kind of insane. It’s a great take on “apocalypse virus” stories. It’s executive produced by Ronald D Moore. Take a gander at why you should check this show out on DVD and Blu-Ray next week.

Outside The Longbox - CEO Orlando and the FGC

Outside The Longbox – CEO Orlando and the FGC

One of the bigger fighting game tournaments is coming up soon, in addition to the World Championships. Learn all about the Fighting Game Community inside as PoP prepares for CEO!

Outside the Longbox - NOS4A2

Outside the Longbox – NOS4A2

The latest bestselling prose thriller from Joe Hill is worthy of comparison to his famous father’s best work and just might put you off Christmas music for life.

Outside The Longbox: Defiance

Outside The Longbox: Defiance

On a network that was becoming dominated by ghost hunting and other reality shows, there are a couple bright spots in the programming lineup. Season 2 of one of those shows starts tonight, as Defiance makes its long-awaited return.

Outside the Longbox: Escape from Tomorrow

Outside the Longbox: Escape from Tomorrow

A psychological thriller shot in Disney’s parks without the knowledge or consent of the House of Mouse? This I gotta see!

Outside the Longbox - CHEAP THRILLS

Outside the Longbox – CHEAP THRILLS

This extremely dark and original comedy currently out in select theaters and on VOD uses a fairly simple story to communicate some very poignant and pessimistic truths about American life in 2014.

Outside the Longbox: Max Landis & Superman

Outside the Longbox: Max Landis & Superman

Max Landis might not be working for DC Comics, but that hasn’t stopped him from producing the best Superman products in the last few years. His Superman videos are fun, funny, and heartfelt. They are more than worth your time.

Outside the Longbox: ‘Beware the Batman'

Outside the Longbox: ‘Beware the Batman’

The latest Batman animated show is a bit of a different take on the Dark Knight. It’s highly stylized look might be a turn off at first, but don’t judge this book by its cover. Beware the Batman is a worthy successor to DC’s stellar history of cartoons.

Outside the Longbox: Dollar Shave Club Review

Outside the Longbox: Dollar Shave Club Review

The Guzmaniac goes Outside the Longbox to accept the Dollar Shave Club’s challenge of change. Do they fall prey to their own hype or deliver on their word that their blades “Are F**king Great”?

Outside the Longbox - "S." A Novel

Outside the Longbox – “S.” A Novel

Whenever we hear “new media,” we typically think of all the new cutting edge technology at our disposal. “S.” is the very epitome of new media, and it’s a muther-effin’ book.

Outside the Longbox: 'Power Rangers Super Megaforce'

Outside the Longbox: ‘Power Rangers Super Megaforce’

The Megaforce Rangers get an upgrade in the new season of the Power Rangers. With the 20th anniversary in full swing, you can expect mega action and mega surprises as Rangers from the past prepare to return and show the new kids just how it’s done.

Outside The Longbox - The LEGO Movie

Outside The Longbox – The LEGO Movie

This surprise animated hit is one of those rare family films that is truly fun for all ages.

Outside the Longbox: 'Dragon Ball Z Kai'

Outside the Longbox: ‘Dragon Ball Z Kai’

An updated version of the anime classic that cuts out the six-hour screaming and staring matches. This is the perfect update for longtime fans and those yet to discover ‘Dragon Ball Z’.

Outside the Longbox - HER

Outside the Longbox – HER

Spike Jonze’s odd yet charming sci-fi romantic comedy-drama about a man falling in love with his Operating System is hands down the best movie of 2013.

Outside the Longbox: Fairy Tail

Outside the Longbox: Fairy Tail

This tale about the adventures of a group of wizards is the perfect anime for those new to anime and longtime lovers of the genre. If you are looking for a brand new obsession then this is the show for you!

Outside The Longbox - Venom: #TruthInJournalism

Outside The Longbox – Venom: #TruthInJournalism

In the tradition of THE PUNISHER: #DIRTYLAUNDRY, this unofficial Marvel fan film offers an inventive portrayal of everyone’s favorite symbiote-wearing reporter that will make you forget all about Topher Grace.

Outside the Longbox: Pokémon Reborn

Outside the Longbox: Pokémon Reborn

‘Pokémon Reborn’ is a fan made, free-to-download game that puts a darker spin on the Pokémon series. If you thought the glorified dog fighting in this series was dark already, get ready to enter the darkest Pokémon timeline!

Outside The Longbox - Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale

Outside The Longbox – Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale

Tired of Christmas Stories, Wonderful Lives, or Miracles on 34th Street? Then why not try a Holiday film with a decidedly more sinister edge, available now on Netflix Instant?

Outside the Longbox: Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Outside the Longbox: Brooklyn Nine-Nine

This enjoyable new Fox show starring Andy Samberg offers a refreshing spin on the workplace sitcom.

Outside The Longbox: Real-Life Zombies!

Outside The Longbox: Real-Life Zombies!

It’s that time of year when The Walking Dead returns and everyone re-watches their favorite zombie movies. But did you know that there are actual, documented cases of zombieism? (zombiehood?) Check out these three types of real-life zombies.

Outside The Longbox: Kennedy Space Center

Outside The Longbox: Kennedy Space Center

Science fact is sometimes more exciting and interesting than science fiction. At the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, you won’t just learn about the past, present, and future of space flight, but you’ll be entertained, too.

Outside the Longbox - GRAVITY

Outside the Longbox – GRAVITY

This visually dazzling yet minimalist space thriller will restore your faith in movies and the theatrical experience.

Outside the Longbox: 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' (2003)

Outside the Longbox: ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ (2003)

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have graced the small screen numerous times. The 80’s cartoon is a cherished memory for most fans, and the 2012 cartoon is extremely popular, but what of the often overlooked 2003 series?

Outside the Longbox: Beyond Wrestling

Outside the Longbox: Beyond Wrestling

Giving away content for free? No Championships? No FANS? What is going on here?! Take a look inside and find out about one of the most creative and innovative companies in the US in our last look at independent wrestling

Outside the Longbox: Highspots

Outside the Longbox: Highspots

Continuing our look at wrestling away from WWE and TNA, we spotlight one of the most notable and oldest websites dedicated to independent pro wrestling, as well as some longtime promotions sure to cure you of the wrestling doldrums.

Outside The Longbox: Fantasy Football

Outside The Longbox: Fantasy Football

Nerds come in all shapes and interests. There are some Nerds get together to play Dungeons & Dragons and Magic the Gathering. Then there are other Nerds who play Fantasy Football!

Outside the Longbox: Smart Mark Video

Outside the Longbox: Smart Mark Video

Our exploration of independent pro wrestling continues with mixed martial arts hopefuls, inspirational stories, and a company that may or may not be dead in the water. Find out about all of this and more inside!

Outside the Longbox - DuckTales Remastered

Outside the Longbox – DuckTales Remastered

One of the most beloved platformers of the NES has gotten the HD remake treatment. Is it worth a trip to your money bin? Sing along to the theme song and let’s take a look.

Outside the Longbox: WWNLive

Outside the Longbox: WWNLive

Continuing our look at independent pro wrestling, we explore the home of Dragon Gate USA, Evolve, Shine Wrestling, and much more. Oh, and giant monsters fighting inside a wrestling ring. Seriously.

Outside the Longbox: Ring of Honor

Outside the Longbox: Ring of Honor

There is more wrestling out there than WWE or TNA. There are plenty of reasons to actually enjoy pro wrestling. Ring of Honor is one of the best reasons you’ll find – and a great way to start a series on independent pro wrestling.

Outside the Longbox - Evil Dead (2013)

Outside the Longbox – Evil Dead (2013)

This 21st Century update of Sam Raimi’s horror classic is way better than expected and could very well rival the original’s popularity.